Forget Tethering: Wireless HD Out for iPad 2

OK, I’m going to really geek out here in this post. You have been warned. A few weeks ago I came across a solution being used here in LA for wirelessly, over WiFi, streaming 1080 HD video from HDSLRs (digital SLR cameras that shoot full frame HD video, like the Canon 5D Mark II) to HD monitors. TV Producers and… Continue reading

I Need Everyone’s Opinion

This is my first experiment with the GBDeflicker plugin from Granite Bay for After Effects.  The plugin offers two main variables for removing flicker.  One is the number of frames over which the brightness of a single frame is averaged.  I chose 30 (the maximum) as this time lapse is plagued with bad flicker.  The other is to “Favor brightness”… Continue reading

The Canon 5DmkII

I really like my Canon 5DmkII DLSR. I’ve grown a lot more comfortable with it and am continuously amazed at what it produces. Nothing astounds me more than the HD video it shoots. I’m not a person who watches TV. I’ve never watched the TV series House. But this year’s season finale of House is notable because it is the… Continue reading

Ireland Video

I kept forgetting as I traveled that my Canon 5d Mark II will shoot HD video! However, at a few dramatic moments, I remembered. You will see that the 75mph wind gusts were just impossible, I couldn’t hold the camera steady, even when it was affixed to an immovable surface! The video, though short, is presented almost in HD and… Continue reading